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Blue Star Museums offer military families free admission

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - With Memorial Day almost here, many museums across the country are offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families.

It's called Blue Star Museums, a join effort between museums, the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department of Defense.

Free admission is offered Memorial Day through Labor Day to active-duty military and their families.

Servicemen and women should bring their military IDs with them to the museum. More than 2,000 museums are participating nationwide.

For a list of participating museums in Iowa, click here: http://arts.gov/bsm/state/IA
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